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Forum: Road warriors 12-25-2013, 03:44 PM
Replies: 1,077
Views: 236,571
Posted By Widz
Handguards advice? I'm commuting through the...

Handguards advice?

I'm commuting through the winter on mine. I just don't think the acerbis dual roads offer enough protection. The local dealer has offered to fit Tiger 800 ones but for 110! I...
Forum: Beasts 01-28-2013, 11:52 AM
Replies: 6,551
Views: 1,431,468
Posted By Widz
Very impressed with this bike. For something so...

Very impressed with this bike. For something so economical it is very stylish and well designed, with good features. Light and super easy to paddle around.

Not a fan of hard luggage so its just...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 01-28-2013, 11:49 AM
Replies: 9,804
Views: 3,090,951
Posted By Widz
http://img571.imageshack.us/img571/3264/2013012811...

http://img571.imageshack.us/img571/3264/20130128115615.jpg
Forum: Beasts 01-24-2013, 07:41 AM
Replies: 6,551
Views: 1,431,468
Posted By Widz
Thanks for the vid links. Did you measure...

Thanks for the vid links.

Did you measure the weight saving? Is that exhaust heavier than other options as its a box shape similar to oe?
Forum: Beasts 01-23-2013, 07:49 AM
Replies: 6,551
Views: 1,431,468
Posted By Widz
Davy; I was reading one of your posts a...

Davy;

I was reading one of your posts a while back saying you were happy with the standard exhaust :D

Think it has to be replaced being so heavy. That Leo vinche gets my vote too. Can I ask...
Forum: Vendors 01-23-2013, 07:44 AM
Replies: 589
Views: 119,833
Posted By Widz
The Multimat 25 Superlite is actually v.popular...

The Multimat 25 Superlite is actually v.popular as I understand, at least with British troops. I have one and recommend it highly as its so lightweight. If you want to pay for the 35 version is...
Forum: Road warriors 01-23-2013, 07:39 AM
Replies: 310
Views: 87,504
Posted By Widz
The Avons seem to get good reviews on the forums....

The Avons seem to get good reviews on the forums. As do the Pirellis, but they get less mileage.

Tell me you werent riding out on the roads in that weather, or was it just the pictured part that...
Forum: Road warriors 02-22-2012, 01:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,145
Posted By Widz
Great set of pics there. Any more newer ones?

Great set of pics there. Any more newer ones?
Forum: Equipment 11-15-2011, 04:44 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,744
Posted By Widz
A head torch is a thoroughly useful bit of kit...

A head torch is a thoroughly useful bit of kit when youre in your tent.

How about a decent stuff sack for your sleeping bag. That can make a big difference.

But the obvious anser IS the tent. ...
Forum: Equipment 11-15-2011, 04:38 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 9,560
Posted By Widz
Just replaced my thermals for use in winter under...

Just replaced my thermals for use in winter under leathers.

After a lot of research Icebreakers get fantastic reviews. The no odour part despite constant use is a winner. Theyre popular with...
Forum: Equipment 11-15-2011, 04:35 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 36,852
Posted By Widz
As I was just about to replace my Multitec Im...

As I was just about to replace my Multitec Im pleased to see this.

Sun visor inclusion is great. Also looks like is might be narrower and less like a Stormtrooper helmet.

Im not so sure about...
Forum: Equipment 11-15-2011, 04:31 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 40,864
Posted By Widz
For lightweight, effieciency and ruggedness Id...

For lightweight, effieciency and ruggedness Id recommend the BCB Crusader set. Look it up.
Forum: Orange Crush 01-04-2011, 08:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 583
Posted By Widz
MCN 990adv long term report -Off road video

His eyes have been opened, but it should have happened long before now. Frustrates me these group tests where theres hardly any off road stuff. Lets see a GS do half the stuff on here (wouldnt even...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-09-2009, 10:17 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,129
Posted By Widz
Hilarious-would love to have been there haha....

Hilarious-would love to have been there haha. Good on her, enjoy it! :)

Look forward to pics...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-09-2009, 01:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 680
Posted By Widz
Think this guys enthusiasm sums it up nicely! ...

Think this guys enthusiasm sums it up nicely!


http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=461316
Forum: Orange Crush 05-09-2009, 01:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,080
Posted By Widz
Great read-your enthusiasm made me grin. Enjoy.

Great read-your enthusiasm made me grin. Enjoy.
Forum: Orange Crush 05-09-2009, 01:48 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,369
Posted By Widz
Free gps.....sigh. & in the UK we get....., oh,...

Free gps.....sigh. & in the UK we get....., oh, nothing.:huh
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-08-2009, 01:46 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 79,822
Posted By Widz
[quote=sandstorm] The only negative for me...

[quote=sandstorm]

The only negative for me is that I have the MSN direct receiver, and this is not one of the units that receives the weather map overlays (like the Nuvi 855) it only does...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-05-2009, 01:57 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 79,822
Posted By Widz
Definately looking forward to these photos!:clap

Definately looking forward to these photos!:clap
Forum: Orange Crush 05-03-2009, 12:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 718
Posted By Widz
An important one is that the 09 has the much...

An important one is that the 09 has the much classier (I think) clocks from the Superduke. Having not ridden one for a while I cant say exactly what extras the newer set have, in terms of additional...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-03-2009, 12:00 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 79,822
Posted By Widz
No, I hadnt seen it as my posts were...

No, I hadnt seen it as my posts were moved/merged. Its very informative, so thankyou very much.
I hope the problems youve highlighted are addressed.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-02-2009, 09:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 986
Posted By Widz
Yep, nice pic! U havent thought of getting the...

Yep, nice pic! U havent thought of getting the touratech mount.

Can anyone say how it fits(suction pads,drilled/bolted in)&is it an easy/straightforward job?

I heard standard mount has a TINY...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-02-2009, 02:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 986
Posted By Widz
Good, good. Do you have any photos of the...

Good, good. Do you have any photos of the touratech mount fitted?

Can you please confirm you can access features(such as change your route) while on the go, rather than have to stop like you do...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-01-2009, 09:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 986
Posted By Widz
Look forward to it! And before anyone says...

Look forward to it!

And before anyone says to move this thread to the 'laying down tracks' section, Ive posted there, but think this is where everyone(I want an answer from) is ok! Ktm central...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-01-2009, 09:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 986
Posted By Widz
Question Experience with Zumo 550/Rider v2?

Hey,

Can any of you give your thoughts of how stable the above satnavs are when fitted & your general views on em please.
Photos would be even more appreciated! :1drink

Even better, if...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-01-2009, 09:01 AM
Replies: 2,933
Views: 392,790
Posted By Widz
Question Zummo 550/Rider v2 on 990 adventures?

Hey,

can anyone specifiaclly with this bike give their opinions on the above satnavs they have fitted & how they rate riding with them,how stable they are, what your opinions of the unit is &...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-01-2009, 08:53 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 79,822
Posted By Widz
Anyone in EUROPE that has one of these up &...

Anyone in EUROPE that has one of these up & running and can give some info/opinions on it welcomed.....

Best prices found would helpful too.

Cheers
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-01-2009, 08:41 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 79,822
Posted By Widz
Question Zumo 660

I believe this is now just out/due out shortly. Can anyone give their take on it please. Im in need of a replacement&not sure whether to risk getting this new model or a 550/rider v2.

Cheers.
...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-16-2009, 12:21 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,483
Posted By Widz
Ill second that. There isnt much you cant do...

Ill second that. There isnt much you cant do with the toolkit KTM supply&my trusty leatherman(!). Id make the switch; Im happy to read someones found out how much more competent the ktm is off...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-12-2009, 08:32 AM
Replies: 18,675
Views: 7,453,579
Posted By Widz
[quote=konstantinos]http://farm4.static.flickr.com...

[quote=konstantinos]http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3300/3414854056_8662d9a99f_b.jpg
BEAUTIFULL!!
Forum: Beasts 11-05-2008, 02:32 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 26,031
Posted By Widz
This is awesome. Ive often said theres another...

This is awesome. Ive often said theres another bike to be had thats a cross of the avd, sm&superduke. THIS IS IT. The power of the new 990, a decent tank size&practical handguards&screen as...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-07-2008, 07:03 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,373
Posted By Widz
Wink 139mph on the clock every night on way home from...

139mph on the clock every night on way home from work!

No problems at all.

I hope the 1190 goes faster.

As for the guy who said itll keep up with a litrebike... Sadly, no. But then I always...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-11-2008, 12:48 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 108,475
Posted By Widz
Cheers. Thats an hours good reading ahead!:clap ...

Cheers. Thats an hours good reading ahead!:clap

-Cancel-theres been a good 4 months since the last info posted here.

Anything NEW?
Forum: Orange Crush 04-11-2008, 12:31 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 108,475
Posted By Widz
Bluhduh 1200 adventure -where art though?

Ok, Im loosing patience. Id hoped to see/hear something, some snippet by now.

Anyone heard anything? Can point me towards somewhere?

Im desperate for another KTM(spent a year on a CBR1000)&...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-10-2008, 03:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 739
Posted By Widz
Hi, I have a pair of Oxford sports panniers...

Hi,

I have a pair of Oxford sports panniers which do the job just fine. They have loads of compartments and a zip that extends the width/capacity nearly double.
Personally I think its a...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-21-2007, 09:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,982
Posted By Widz
Hi, I had these fitted to mine and found...

Hi,

I had these fitted to mine and found them very good. they were very hot but had no temperature control, you just had to squeeze harder!

Had one major problem others here may now how to...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-16-2007, 10:45 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,968
Posted By Widz
Aurel, Get a snitcher this time- an alarm...

Aurel,

Get a snitcher this time- an alarm that is motion sensitive 7 sends you an immiediate text message if the bike moves!

Dont want to see another chared 990!
Forum: Europe 12-10-2007, 12:55 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 17,792
Posted By Widz
I think they would have had enough interesting...

I think they would have had enough interesting footage for double the number of episodes though.[/quote]

My thoughts exactly; 3 months and all you get is 6hours worth!? Dont care bout quality, a...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-08-2007, 03:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,990
Posted By Widz
Looks like the 'Alien' Queen from the main photo!...

Looks like the 'Alien' Queen from the main photo! Guess its damn practical though...
Forum: Europe 12-07-2007, 10:29 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 17,792
Posted By Widz
I think if, as per LWR the DVD has a lot more to...

I think if, as per LWR the DVD has a lot more to it, then it should be much better viewing. There were times I wanted to see more and thought 'I bet that'll be on the DVD'.

I hope this is true...
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